Genetically Modified Food (GMO) – The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

GMO Pro's and Con's

The debate continues whether genetically modified organisms are out to save the world or destroy it. But the argument from either side is far from cut-an-dry. Lear the backstory on a few of the most pressing issues.

Student Highlight: Meet Carlos Suarez

Carlos Suarez

Suarez is a student on the Pharmacy Technology program at our Carrington College Tucson, AZ, campus. The program concludes with a valuable clinical externship, and at the time of writing, Carlos was undertaking his externship at the VA hospital in Tucson.
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Halloween do’s and don’ts for college students

Follow these simple tips to have the best Halloween ever.

With Halloween on the horizon, it’s not only time to start thinking about your costume, if you haven’t done so already, but to start planning all of your trick-or-treat festivities.
For college students, including those who are in a dental assistant program or medical coding college, Halloween…

How to improve your LinkedIn network

LinkedIn Network

No matter what career path you have chosen, whether it’s becoming a certified dental assistant or a veterinary technician, networking will be an essential component of finding your first job and furthering your career. In today’s world, a large part of establishing your professional network…

Medical assistants are in high demand

There is a growing need for certified medical assistants in the health care field.

Medical assisting is one of the hottest jobs in the marketplace right now, and according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics,1 that should at least continue all the way into 2020. With a projected growth of 31 percent over a span from 2010-2020, and a growing need for workers in the healthcare…

Parents can be a valuable resource for college students

Your parents can be a valuable source of knowledge as you make your way through school.

When you’re thinking about your college career, never forget that your parents might be able to help you in any number of ways.
As you enter your late teens and early 20s, there is a natural tendency to break free of your parents’ control, and that is, for the most part, a productive part of…

Best careers for people who are organized

Being organized lends itself to a number of careers.

If you found throughout high school that you are incredibly organized and now want to put those skills to good use, there are many careers in which you will thrive – rarely do employers ask anyone to keep their desks in disarray! Organization is a marketable skill, which means that employers…